Missing Person

John Spira has been missing since 2007. (Credit: Clear Channel Outdoor)

Man Missing Nearly 6 Years, Clear Channel Donates 14 Billboards As Reminder

A missing persons case that is almost six years old is getting a boost. WBBM NewsRadio’s Steve Miller reports.

WBBM Newsradio–11/05/2012

Philip Patnaude, 28, went missing on March 3, 2012, after a night of drinking with friends. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police Search Belmont Harbor After Missing Man’s Jacket Found

Chicago police were searching Belmont Harbor on Sunday, after a missing man’s jacket was found along the lakefront.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2012

Cleveland Ivey, 83, was reported missing on March 3, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Elderly Alzheimer’s Victim Missing From Austin Neighborhood

An 83-year-old man with Alzheimer’s disease went missing Saturday from the West Side Austin neighborhood.


Thomas Campos, 68, was last seen on Feb. 18, 2012, in the Brighton Park neighborhood. (Photo Courtesy Chicago Police)

Missing SW Side Man Found

A missing senior citizen from the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood who police issued an alert for because he was believed to be confused and might not have known his current address, has been found.


Vinyette Teague (left) was 18 months old when she vanished in 1983. Jesse Ross (right) was 19 when he disappeared in 2006. Both missing person cases in Chicago remain unsolved. (Credit: CBS)

Two Missing Person Cases Baffling Police

Seventeen-thousand – that’s how many people go missing in Chicago every year. Ninety-eight percent of them are located, but CBS 2’s Bill Kurtis reports on two cases that have baffled police.

CBS 2–09/28/2011

Ebony Sullivan (Photo courtesy of Chicago Police Dept.)

Girl, 12, Missing For A Week From West Side

Police are looking for a 12-year-old girl last leaving for school in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood on Sept. 15.


Amanda Bach, 19, went missing on Sept. 15, 2011. (Credit: Porter County Sheriff's Department)

Missing 19-Year-Old From Portage, Ind., Found Dead

The body of 19-year-old Portage, Ind. woman who had been missing since early Friday has been found in Porter County, authorities said Saturday night.


Roosevelt Laury, 77, was reported missing on Sept. 5, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Elderly Man Reported Missing In Altgeld Gardens

Police have issued an alert for an elderly man who went missing on Monday in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood.


Prakul Kumar, 22, was reported missing on Sept. 3, 2011, after he and his father got separated at Union Station and his father could not find him. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

College Student Found Safe After Going Missing At Union Station

A college student who went missing at Union Station over the weekend has been found safe on the Northwest Side.


Amayrani Renteria, 17, was last seen Aug. 12 in the 5100 bock of West Medill Avenue

Teen Girl Missing From Northwest Side

Chicago Police are looking for a Northwest Side Craigin neighborhood teen last seen more than two weeks ago, and say she may be in the north suburban Waukegan area.


Lauren Spierer, an Indiana University student, has been missing since June 3. (Spierer Family Photo)

Authorities Search Landfill For Clues In IU Student’s Disappearance

FBI agents and police from Bloomington, Ind., searched a western Indiana landfill on Tuesday, in hopes of finding evidence in the case of an Indiana University student who has been missing for more than two months.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011

Victoria Nardella (Credit: Nick Nardella)

Family Seeks Help To Find Missing Daughter

A father is pleading for help to find his missing daughter, who has last heard from over two weeks ago.


Claudia Enriquez was last seen July 17 in Cicero.

Chicago Cops Look For Teen Last Spotted In West Suburb

Chicago Police are looking for a 16-year-old girl last seen July 17 in west suburban Cicero.


Purdue Boilermakers

UPDATED: Body Of Missing Purdue Football Player Found

The holiday weekend took an unfortunate turn for members of Sean Matti’s family and members of the Purdue football program.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

Louis Burrel, 71, has been missing since Friday, June 24, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Cops Searching For Missing 71-Year-Old

Police are asking for help from the public in their search for a 71-year-old man who has been missing since Friday.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2011

Kenji Taylor, 14, was last seen Thursday in the 6300 block of South Marshfield Avenue, according to an alert from Wentworth Area detectives.

Boy Missing From Englewood Has Been Found

A 14-year-old boy who went missing in the Englewood neighborhood Thursday has been found, police said Sunday.


Kenji Taylor, 14, was last seen Thursday in the 6300 block of South Marshfield Avenue, according to an alert from Wentworth Area detectives.

Cops: Missing Boy May Be Mentally Confused

A 14-year-old boy who was last seen Thursday has gone missing from the Englewood neighborghood on the South Side.


Deandra “Dee Dee” Benn, 15, went missing Sunday when she left her home in the 6900 block of South Clyde Avenue.

Teen Girl Missing From South Side Home

Police are asking for the public’s help finding a teenage girl who went missing Sunday from her South Side home.


Tran Huong was supposed to get on a flight to Vietnam but never boarded.

Uptown Woman Reported Missing

Police are searching for an Uptown woman who was supposed to get on a flight to Vietnam but never boarded.


Roberto Avila

Man With Alzheimer’s Missing On South Side

Police are searching for a 68-year-old man who has gone missing from the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the South Side.